Pat Metheny was born on 12 August 1954 in Lee's Summit, Missouri, USA. He is a composer and producer, known for Training Day (2001), Toys (1992) and Wild (2014). He is married to Latifa. They have three children.
[on working with the 'Unity Group'] As for the political aspect of being a musician, of playing in a way that is not built on the conventional rise and fall of the culture, that's a whole other chapter in itself. We're all trying our best to illuminate what we believe in, and it's quite different that this sort of 'American Idol' culture that we live in. So on one level the political aspect is there. But I wouldn't say it's just that tune. I'd say it's all of it.